Police ask for tips about woman found injured in St. Pete park

- A woman was found with life-threatening injuries in a St. Petersburg park last week. 

Police are now asking for the public's help to find the person responsible for the woman's injuries.

The St. Pete Police Department says 43-year-old Christie L. New was found in Lake Maggiore Park in south St. Pete just before noon March 1. 

A city park worker discovered New, who was suffering from obvious trauma. 

New is still in the hospital in critical condition. 

Investigators are looking for tips from the public about New or her injuries.

Anyone with information can text "SPPD" and the anonymous tip to TIP-411, or call the non-emergency line at 727-893-7780. Refer to case # 2018-009175.

Up Next:

Up Next

  • Police ask for tips about woman found injured in St. Pete park
  • Sheriff: Shooter targeted victims in 3 locations across 2 counties
  • Body of missing Hernando County diver found
  • Pinellas Park suspect adjusts surveillance camera after burglary, police say
  • 'Swaddle baths' help preemies feel safe, secure
  • Drones used to track red tide along Florida coast
  • Deputies: Man stole cash donation can from veterans' group
  • Propane tank explosion severely injures Brooksville woman
  • Pasco detectives want to find serial porch pirates
  • Former Plant High football player in court on domestic battery charge